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RankCountryRoadways (km)
1United States6,586,610

Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014

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Accelerating Road Safety, a Priority for Poorest Countries
The World Bank - 11/17/2015 8:03:17 PM
... death among those aged 15 to 29 The road safety challenge requires decisive and committed leadership, effective funding, and accelerated action if countries are to meet targets through proven results All World Bank road projects today address road saf ...

Qatar and Saudi Arabia hit by floods, shutting schools and blocking roads
The Guardian - 11/26/2015 1:08:46 AM
Related: Weather disasters occurred almost daily over last decade, UN says The deluge in Doha blocked several roads, making some impassable for ... flights operated normally throughout the day. The World Bank calculates that Qatar receives, on average ...

Pope arrives in Kenya his 1st stop of a peace pilgrimage to 3 African countries
FOX News - 11/25/2015 3:57:34 PM
NAIROBI, Kenya – Brushing aside concerns for his security, Pope Francis arrived in Kenya on Wednesday for his first-ever visit to Africa, including to a country torn by sectarian ... of police gathered along the road from the airport and cheered as ...

Illinois Teen Aims for Rare Double in Cross-Country Postseason
Runner's World - 11/25/2015 6:35:03 PM
One key session is a V02 max workout of 5 x 1000 meters on a cross-country loop in 3:15 down to 3:11 with about three minutes recovery between runs. On her tempo runs, like a recent four-miler on the roads, Pendergast clicked off 5:45 pace for the first ...

Pope arrives in Kenya in pilgrimage to 3 African countries
Billings Gazette - 11/25/2015 4:40:31 PM
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Brushing aside concerns for his security, Pope Francis arrived in Kenya on Wednesday for his first-ever visit to Africa, including to Central African Republic, a country torn ... gathered along the road from the airport and cheered ...

World could be fossil fuel free by 2050 - 11/26/2015 2:23:20 PM
With the next global conference on climate change just days away, researchers at Stanford and the University of California have released an important new study that sets forth a road map that details how the world could produce all of its energy from ...

The Latest: Paris hotel business hit hard by attacks
La Crosse Tribune - 11/25/2015 3:14:37 PM
France is among the world's top tourist ... that France will impose tight road traffic restrictions for the climate conference and maintain controls on its borders, which are normally open to other European countries. Cazeneuve said the border checks ...

Malawi gets K42bn loan for roads: World Bank, EU give 20 conditions for budget support
Nyasa Times - 11/26/2015 9:01:12 AM
Malawi Government has signed a loan agreement with the World Bank for $69 million (about K42 billion) to be used for the improvement of the country’s main roads. World Bank country manager Laura Kullenberg said the funds have been availed to Malawi from ...

China looks at a future of electric helpers at World Robot Conference
IBN LIve - 11/26/2015 4:07:43 AM
But the transition from the world of fantasy and novelty to a real robot economy could be tricky, with the country's technology still lagging ... adding that imitation was a way-station on the road to innovation. "In the beginning, you just make a copy.

The Latest: Crowd briefly blocks road in Chicago
Auburnpub - 11/25/2015 7:15:01 AM
Gov. Andrew Cuomo was sick of all the bad news in the world, so he decided to bring some good news to the North Country Tuesday. The state has a couple of luxury vehicles to sell at its surplus vehicle, highway equipment and miscellaneous property ...

Country Girl at Heart Serves as Fortune 500 Company Treasure
Tyler Star News - 11/25/2015 7:03:41 PM
Though Crowder lives and works in a Virginia metropolis of Hampton Roads, she is still a country girl at heart ... accounting later at West Virginia University and into the business world. Her daughter, Courtney, is a second-year law student at WVU.

Scottish road dogs We Were Promised Jetpacks touch down for one last small-venue stopover — so they hope
Nashville Scene - 11/25/2015 10:06:49 AM
At its most anthemic, Jetpacks' third studio album, 2014's Unravelling, is the kind of world-weary "regular rock" that bands across the pond have always excelled at, from Big Country in the early 1980s to Muse in the late '90s — check out the tightly ...

N.Y. to Loomis: Young woman’s liver crosses the country, giving life to a family friend
TheSacramento Bee - 11/25/2015 10:52:45 PM
And, in a remarkable cross-country race against time ... a childhood buddy who grew up in Sacramento and now lives in New York. On road trips with her family, he and Alexandra would bicker and banter like siblings, he recalled, a relationship that was ...

Kei Kamara’s long road home
FIFA - 11/26/2015 2:20:21 AM
Born in Kenema, Sierra Leone, Kamara came of age in the heart of a brutal 11-year civil war that left his country in tatters ... The debris and craters he swirled around on the ragged roads of Kenema made him adaptable, creative, able to make something ...

Magical Winter Lights brings world to evening festival
Chron - 11/25/2015 12:29:59 PM
The festival also includes carnival rides, food vendors specializing in international cuisine, photos with Santa, the Snow Sisters and cultural performances celebrating traditions and artistry from around the world. Sam Houston Race Park is located at 7575 N.

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